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36. 

National Education Day is being observed annually on which date?

A. 8 November
B. 9November
C. 10 November
D. 11 November

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

In India, the National Education Day or Rashtriya Shiksha Diwas is celebrated on 11 November every year. The day is celebrated to commemorate the birth anniversary of Maulana Abul Kalam Azad, the first education minister of independent India. According to Maulana Abul Kalam Azad, schools are the laboratories that produce future citizens of the country. He is the person behind IITs and various other institutes in India.

37. 

National Legal service day is observed annually on which date in India?

A. 8 November
B. 9 November
C. 10 November
D. 11 November

Answer: Option B

Explanation:

It was started by the Supreme Court of India. As mentioned earlier, it commemorates The Legal Services Authorities Act 1987 of the Indian Parliament which came into effect on 9th November 1995. So November 9 every year is marked as National Legal Services Day.

38. 

World Science Day for Peace and Development is being observed annually on which date?

A. 8 November
B. 9 November
C. 10 November
D. 11 November

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

World Science Day for Peace and Development is celebrated each year on November 10 every year. This day is celebrated to highlight the important role that science play in society and the need to engage the wider public in debates on emerging scientific issues.

39. 

AIM and Sirius jointly launched 'AIM-Sirius Innovation Programme 3.0' of 14 days from which date?

A. 7 November - 21 November
B. 8 November - 22 November
C. 9 November - 23 November
D. 11 November - 25 November

Answer: Option A

Explanation:

The Atal Innovation Mission (AIM), a flagship initiative by the NITI Aayog, and Russia's Sirius (Scientific International Research In Unique Terrestrial Station) have jointly launched 'AIM-Sirius Innovation Programme 3.0'. AIM-Sirius Innovation Programme 3.0 is a 14-day virtual programme for Indian and Russian schoolchildren from 7 November to 21 November

40. 

National Legal Services Day is observed annually observed on which date?

A. 7 November
B. 8 November
C. 9 November
D. 10 November

Answer: Option C

Explanation:

In India, 09 November is celebrated as "National Legal Services Day" every year by all Legal Services Authorities, to commemorate the enactment of the Legal Services Authorities Act 1987. The Day is celebrated to make people aware of the various provisions under the Legal Services Authorities Act and the right of the litigants. The aim of celebrating this day is to offer free of charge, proficient and legal services to the people belonging to weaker sections of society. It also seeks to make sure the availability of free services to weaker section people as well as making them conscious about their rights.